Amrita School of Dentistry was established in 2003 under Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham. Amrita Kochi campus comprises of the Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS), the School of Dentistry, the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, the School of Pharmacy & School of Allied Health Sciences and Centre for Nanosciences. Amrita School of Dentistry started offering BDS since 2003 which was inaugurated by the then Health Minister, Smt. Sushma Swaraj. The school offers BDS, MDS, and Diploma in Dental Mechanics with rigorous training programs.
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Amrita School of Dentistry Highlights
Type of University
Deemed to be University
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Dental Council of India
1,54,000 sq. ft.
How to Reach
25.4 km from Kochi Airport
11.8 km from Kochi Bus Stand
11.9 km from Kochi Railway Station
Amrita School of Dentistry Courses and Admission
To get admission to the BDS program, the candidate is required to meet the given eligibility criteria:
- The candidate must have passed 10+2 with minimum required marks from a recognized board.
- The candidate must have obtained 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English from any State Higher Secondary Board or its equivalent.
- Final selection will be based on the rank secured in the common entrance test held at the national level.
The school offers MDS program in nine specialties. In order to get admission to the MDS program, the candidate is required to meet the given eligibility criteria:
- The candidate is required to hold the BDS degree from a recognized Dental college.
- Final selection will be based on the rank obtained in the common entrance test held at the national level.
Diploma in Dental Mechanics Admission
In order to get admission to the Diploma, the candidate is required to:
- Score minimum required marks in 10+2 with English and Physics, Chemistry and Biology from any State Higher Secondary Board or its equivalent.
- Final selection will be based on the marks scored in the qualifying examination and a personal interview.
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Why join Amrita School of Dentistry?
- Amrita School of Dentistry is one of the prominent dental institutions in Asia. It promotes experimental learning in rural India.
- The school has pre-clinical dental laboratories, lecture halls, a conference center, a faculty practice etc.
- High training facilities are available in all specialties of Dentistry to promote the understanding of Dentistry and its relationship with overall health.
- A sense of professionalism is instilled in the student at every stage of the training process.
- Students in ASD work within the hospital and acquire knowledge of clinical experiences.